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Time Zone: Jeff Davis County lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Hazlehurst is the Seat for Jeff Davis County.

Jeff Davis County was founded in 1905. Jeff Davis was created by taking area from Appling and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Jeff Davis had a population of 13,659 people. This is an increase of 7.69% since the last Census (which gave a population of 12,684 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Jeff Davis represented 0.15% of the total population of Georgia, making it the state's 109th most populous county (out of 159 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201015,068+18.8%+10.32% since 2009
200913,659+7.69%+1.46% since 2008
200813,462+6.13%+1.7% since 2007
200012,684The Last Census

More information can be found on the Jeff Davis County Census Page for Jeff Davis County.


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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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